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>> thank you for joining us on this february. the top stories that we are following today. police and south san francisco are looking for a man who was often a woman there bart's during the heart of the evening commute. we will have details coming up. >> it could be a huge move for a gay marriage in california. president obama is considering urging the supreme court to overturn
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>> we have picked up slowing for highway 4 back to highway 580. >> new this morning, police are looking for a man who was salted a 19 year-old while getting off of a bart train in south san francisco. it happened yesterday evening just before 6:00 p.m., the woman, a japanese exchange student, was
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on the centennial way trail when a man approached her and asked for her name. when she refused to talk to him, he grabbed her arm, she was able to break free and run away. the man started chasing after her until she passed a another pedestrian walking on the trail. the suspect is described as being hispanic or asian, or around 30 years old and about 5 ft. 7 in. tall. he was clean shaven and wearing a white long sleeveless hooded sweatshirt. salt city police are encouraging people to avoid walking alone. kron4 mike pelton is headed to the centennial trail and we will have more
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information in the next half hour. >> president obama is considering waited all day marriage here in california let's go to will tran who is live in san francisco. >> this will write his legacy and history and this is something that if he feels like it is important then he should make the changes that he sees fit. >> do you believe that he is sincere? five years later-- >> i do not think he would oppose of same-sex marriage. you see that there were a lot of changes and even more now. a bipartisan movement
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from his constituents hiss' make a change and he is taking action in what he believes and. >> we will get more reaction brought the morning. >> these are back to normal this morning on a berkeley street after police had a standoff that shut down the area. police surrounded the residence in the 1600 block of addison street where a man was believed to be armed with a handgun. police said that the standoff started when they responded to a call of a loud argument between two people. one person in connection with the the argument has been
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arrested. he is believed to be the gunman's brother. >> at some point or the incident, a shot was fired although it was not immediately clear where the shooting occurred or at what time. >> investigations in san francisco are looking into whether a sexual assault suspect was responsible for other unsolved cases. here is a mug shot of the suspect. 57 year-old arthur salinas could be arraigned today. police said that late saturday night, he forced the woman into a stairwell and sexually assaulting her. this happened in the city's cathedral hill neighborhood. the apartment manager positively identified him as the attacker. he is also a in the state of texas. >> new details this morning in the sonoma county triple
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murder case. police arrested one suspect mark capello in mobile, alabama on february the 14th. now police all looking for two more people who might have also been involved in the killings. they believed that they are the result of a marijuana deal that went bad. >> these images were taken at a gas station in st. helena the day before the murders. here is one person of interest. a bald white man, looks to be middle age. the other, a young white man with a beard. this is a chevron gas station in st. helena. investigators say that the persons of interest for drive a goal early 1990's for grandeur with a truck bed cover. authorities think that the men are from the denver area. if they were seen as service stations from colorado to the bay area. it is believed that the victims were waiting to buy marijuana,
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the deal when bed, which led to the triple murder. >> no overnight affirmation just into kron 4. nike says that they have suspended their contract with oscar pistorius. and a bail hearing for him was stopped and the court room briefly was evacuate after an and disclose the threat was made. also new this morning, the lead investigator in the murder case against pistorius faces attempted murder charges himself over a 2011 shooting. it is a another potentially damaging blow to the prosecution. prosecutors said that they were unaware of the charges against a veteran detective hilton botha when they put
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him on the stand in court to explain why pistorius should not be given bail and the valentine's day shooting. prosecutors say that he intentionally killed his model girlfriend at have charged him with premeditated murder. >> and major league baseball has given the a's tentative guidelines for a move to san jose. it does not mean that the a's are going anywhere, but major league baseball has provided the tea with tenets of guidelines for a potential move to san jose. if a is can satisfy all the concerns of the commissioner's office then they will be able to put the move to the software vote by the club owners. >> still ahead on kron 4 morning news. new york goes through another round of winter weather, and the
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nation's midsection is under a winter storm warning. we are keeping an eye on the weather here also in the bay area. we will have a live look outside at san francisco. @÷
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>> welcome back. the time is 6:11 a.m.. new this morning, funeral services today for a southern california detective who was killed and a final stand off with former los angeles police officer christopher dorner. 35 year-old san bernadine a county sheriff's detective
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jeremiah mackay will be laid to rest. there will be at 5 milelong procession from the mortuary to and theater that usually holds more than 60,000 people. mackay was the fourth and final person killed by and dorner during a shootout outside of a mountain cabin and the big bear area. that can wind up in flames and dorner's remains were found inside. >> vice-president joe biden plans to speak at a gun violence conference a few miles from the scene of last year's new town school shooting. the conference is to push president barack obama is the control proposal. it was organized by members of connecticut's congressional delegation. the parents of one of the 20
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children that was killed in the sandy hook elementary school shooting is scheduled to address the conference. gunmakers and lobbyists are not invited to participate. >> we will be right back. that headband looks ridiculous. your dog is ugly. nice tail, loser. when you don't have a good breakfast, it makes you grumpy. that's why i've got warm and flaky croissant sandwiches made with fresh egg and melting cheese. choose supreme or sausage. right now they're 2 for just $3.50. that's a great value that'll put anyone in a good mood. get off my lawn, clown! you sir, have excellent water pressure!
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>> welcome back. that was a lightning and thunder over night in wichita, kansas. the latest winter storm there could bring as much as
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14 in. of new snow to the state. the governor has already signed an emergency proclamation for all of the 105 counties in kansas. he also has urged residents to stay off rose until the storm passes. >> and this is heavy snow coming down in springville, n.y.. several inches of snow fell in many areas of western new york. >> there is also strong thunderstorms moving to dallas, texas. there also storm is moving from omaha, nebraska and chicago. >> there is a loss of snow up in the tahoe area right now. here is a live look. there are chain requirements for highway 50 twin bridges
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to my ears. >> we are looking at chilly conditions to star outer thursday morning. >> it is pretty cold outside and we are at the freezing mark. it is not as cold as it was 24 hours ago. san francisco is sitting at 45 degrees. by lunchtime it will be and may late '50s indicated by the light blue on your screen. we may see light 60's by the afternoon. later on tonight by 8:00 p.m. it will not be as chile, in fact we will be holding on to low 50's. as we break down your afternoon high you will see plenty of 60's for the east bay. 61 degrees for concord and upper 50's for pleasanton and livermore. there will be upper 50's for san francisco. as mark mention we do have chain
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restrictions and they may see isolated snow showers for rest of the morning. >> saturday however, there will bay a potential for snow showers and this is something that you should keep in mind if you will be going in that direction. by sunday will be partly cloudy in the temperatures will be in the upper 30's. your 7 day around the bay forecast highs pretty mild weather are around the bay and we may have the opportunity for some rain. saturday rain may only affects certain areas. any wet weather activity will stick to the north and the east. >> the metering lights have been activated and we are starting to see the beginning of a backup. we're not tracking any hot spots.
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your commute time is 14 to 16 minutes out of the macarthur mayes. the san mateo bridge and highway 92 is still an easy ride across the span. their time is 11 minutes. 1 01 southbound this problem freed from marin county. we are updating drive times in the east bay. there's a little slowing at 16 minutes from hercules to berkeley. south way freeways look okay. coyote valley and marin county is an easy trip. public transit as train no. 1 never recovered and it is still the late for train 3. they're not looking at any other public transit delays. >> the time now is 6:19 a.m.. there is some controversy in sampras's go slower nob hill neighborhood. he is over
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bars along the popular polk street area. supervisor david chiu has introduced legislation that will put a cap on bars on polk street from california street 20 farrell. the ban would apply to bart's. some residents argue, that they're too many of them. they want a " bar then " put in place. while others in the committee have not seen any problems. >> the traffic just it's too crazy. >> me and my wife reside here and we do not recognize the problems that other people see. >> this legislation can only take effect if the board of supervisors approved a. >> federal officials are blaming unsafe working conditions for the death of
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a san francisco veterans affairs medical researcher. lacher, richardst year, richard was working on a vaccine for a rare strain of meningitis when he, himself, became infected with the disease and later died. osha stated the lab for following 25 year-old to work with the bacteria in the open on whether ban and a so-called a bile's safety cabinet, which isolates the germs behind a protective screen and provide ventilation. they also say that he should have been vaccinated against meningitis. >> and a young man killed while driving a stolen suv
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that crashed or high-speed chase with san jose police late monday night has been identified as 20 year-old adrian gamboa. he died when he lost control of the suv he was driving on the 5400 block of monterey road. he was pronounced dead at the same. two other passengers and cars suffered non liked riding injuries. >> the mother of a tempo kestrel bill girl found dead is speaking out about the tragedy. susan morales says, that the last time she held her daughter angelle negron was two weeks though. she says, that family friend 47 year-old jesus "jesse"
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noza. took her daughter to disneyland. but the little girl never made it there, instead, her body was found tuesday morning. underneath and over crossing just outside of salinas. now the mother is looking for answers. >> we will be right back. >> we will be right back. well, well, well. growing up, we didn't have u-verse. we couldn't record four shows at the same time. in my day, you were lucky if you could record two shows. and if mom was recording her dumb show and dad was recording his dumb show then, by george, that's all we watched.
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>> watching wall street a day after the dow drops a again after starting the trading session above the 14,000 mark. the dow dropping 108, now sitting just above 13,927. the sell- off came after the fed's released its minutes from its latest meeting and in those minutes several policymakers suggested that the fed might have to scale back its efforts to keep borrowing costs low. right now the feds have been pumping $85 billion a month
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into securities that splurged a late sell-off in the stock market wednesday. weekly applications for unemployment aid jumped 20,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 362,000, though it remains a level consistent. wal-mart just released their quarterly earnings, earning better than expected but revenue was light. wal-mart important, because over 70 percent of the u.s. economy is consumer spending and wal-mart accounts for 10 percent of that for the november to january. wal- mart earned $5.6 billion. the new york times announcing that they are putting the boston globe newspaper up for sale. >> if you plan on " we tea
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tweeting " all-day url, y your tweets just got a little shorter. from now on, any tweet that is sent with a url will be reduced to 118 characters, or 11748 tt ps leaks. the reduction is due to a change in twister's " t-c o lead rapper ". the condensed links now take up a bit more space, leaving you with a little less basic tact commentary. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news, we are just moments away from vice- president joe biden talking gun-control and then barry, connecticut just a few miles away from the sandy hook elementary school shooting.
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>> the opening bell up on wall street. the dow keeps getting closer to their all- time high of 14,162. it looks like we are going to go and little bit lower in trading. we will have more on the markets with rob black. >> it is a cold start for the morning. it is not bad as 24 hours ago. you still dress in layers. the evening hours will be a little bit woman what we are used to. some spots are born to keep in the low 50's by tonight. i will have a full look at your weather in my next
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report. >> a quick commute check still shows that we do have light traffic still around the bay area. off the east bay conditions are still moderate. otherwise it is light traffic for the rest of a ride. >> vice-president biden will take part in a conference on gun violence thursday, just a few miles from the scene of the new town shootings. the conference will be and then barry, and he is to push presi 0 obamas gun control proposals. it was organized by members of the state congressional delegation. >> golden gate bridge officials are giving drivers a heads up at the toll plaza. the bridge is moving to all electronic tolling by the end of march. to get you
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more news faster we will turn to jackie sissel. >> this is aside that will be going where relics of the soul. this will be the first time that it will be all electronic. this will be the first bridge in the state to do so. there are hoping to save about $60 million over the next eight years. they have already started to put the infrastructure in place. they have these cameras out here and they will get the word out to drivers pretty soon this should take place sometime in march. there are three ways that you can go through the toll plaza without having to a stop.
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the first one is to go through fasttrack. they say that nothing would change if you have the fasttrack. you will continue to save $1 and pay a $5 toll is to go through. the second one is for your register your license plate with the polish border. they will read your license plate and bill you that way. the third way is for you to get an envoy is and you have 21 days to actually get the payment through. if you do not pay within 21 days you have to pay a fine. i had a chance to talk to someone from the bridge district as he stated that they're trying to get the word out. >> there will be a 27 ft. el ec signed that should be added within the next couple weeks. they will have messages to that state keep molding, do not stop.
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>> another thing that they are door they're handing out brochures to people as they go through and they are explaining the different ways for them to pay. they have also set up a web site the chicken go to to set up your accounts. as far as the toll taker is there a 28 of them. 14 of the 28 have already found new jobs. the rest of them will either be issued a severance package or they will be laid off. >> a little more mother convicted of having sex with young teenage boys could be facing more charges this morning. we have video of christine hudson added court hearing in 2010bbs at a court hn
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2010. she was convicted and sent to prison for crimes. but was recently released. within just days of a free, she was real arrested for probation violations. if she is also now under investigation for cyber bullying one of her victims. the victim spotted the online press last saturday and reported them to the police. investigators then launched an investigation against her. >> if police are to file additional charges it would happen sometime this week. >> new this morning. there has been a multi car crash and a loss vegas strip area. five vehicles are involved. one car caught on fire and
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shot also fired. the latest word is that three people are dead end issue out that happened owhat cars that were changing the gun fire with each other. here is a video. this is on flamingo road and lost vegas. one of the cars is completely burned. we will get the latest word from lost vegas. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news spirit we are tracking a sunshine for today but a chilly start for many locations. we will have you're on timeout leo!
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some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will. >> bank you for watching kron 4 urs bay area news channel. here are the top stories we are following. >> a fairfield man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing a 13 year-old sioux signed city girl will be arraigned in a solano county courtroom today. as a least lamarck jones is accused of killing genelle conway-
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allen, who sought unclose body was found february the first in a parking lot. jones is facing a murder charge with special circumstances because the murder was committed during the commission of a kidnapping and rape. >> a little more mother is convicted of had sex with young teenage boys she also may be facing more charges today. we have video of her leaving court hearing today. she was convicted and sent to prison for crimes but she was recently released. just within days of a free, was read our arrested for probation violations. >> the walnut creek police department is facing an officer shortage. according to the police chief, he does not have enough officers on the streets. right now, there are only 72 staff officers out 80. but the chief says that many candidates are passing on and joining the force because of the departments
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from the bay are offering better salaries and benefits packages. right now the city council was working on options to attract more officers to the force. >> those are some of the you're on timeout leo! some things won't last 25 years. ah! woof! some things will.
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>> police in india have launched a manhunt for men suspected of raping and killing three young girls. if this is the latest case of sexual violence to grip the country. the girls, all sisters, were just five to 11 years old. their bodies were found in a village 600 mi. south of a new dell high on valentine's day. villagers are now demanding justice for the girls, blocking a national highway pass through the area. in december, a simps similar protests happen when a young woman was gang raped on a moving bus in new delhi high, she later died from her injuries. >> a coalition of medical
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groups have released a list of the most overt use and sometimes unnecessary tests and treatments and health care. if the coalition called " choosing wisely " represents more thandoctors whos of overuse test and treatments. for instance, screening for a cult the neck artery is not necessary when there are no worrisome signs of a stroke. the group says that this could not only be a waste of time and money, but could also come the patient. >> city leaders in december fell have approved a plan to help the homeless. they are bringing in the nonprofit organization called the " downtown streets team ". the one-year program will create a 12th person team made up of homeless individuals and san rafael. they will work
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about 20 hours a week cleaning sidewalks and keeping the streets clean. in return, they will receive $100 a week for food and housing. off the program has already seeing success in palo alto and san jose. simmer felt a city manager says the homeless problem has gotten so bad, that something has to be done about it. >> san fells portion of the us $272,000 pricetag will only cost officials $47,000. that is thanks to several donations. >> coming up on kron 4 morning news, we will recap some of our top stories. >>
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>> welcome back. off the top stories we are following right now. president obama is considering weigh in on same-sex marriage here in california. the administration is considering whether searched the u.s. supreme court to overturn the state's ban on gay marriage. they have until february 28th to intervene. >> major league baseball has given that as a tentative guidelines for a move to san jose. it does not mean that the a's are going anywhere, but major league baseball has provided the team with tenets of guidelines for a potential move to san jose. if they can satisfy all the concerns of the commissioner's office then they will be able to move to the south bay to a vote by the club owners. >> we're also watching national weather this morning as most of the country braces for a major
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winter snowstorm. a total of 18 estimated 30 million people are expected to see snow in the coming days. >> we will now go to rob black who will talk with us about the markets. >> wal-mart has a 71% of the consumer spending. this is a crazy number. >> this is impressive. >> we did have a spike of of the jobless claims. we did see the weekly numbers. >> i like the way that you are using concern. the unemployment is improving in the united states and it is not falling apart but it is slow. but should we be cautious? we need to know
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whether not it will have a big impact. it may take people out of jobs. this is the concern and the headlines will be crazy for the next couple of months. if you have not had a 10% correction typically, we get 2 per year. we are due for a swooshed down. >> as we've watched the dow their f-14 thousand 162. they just keep falling back below. do you feel that the market is too high? >> when you do the math that will be about 30%. we are a little bit ahead of ourselves especially that october has been up and january. for seven straight
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weeks we are a little bit ahead of ourselves. >> as we go we see wal-mart loren their expectations. do you think there's still some indication that we will do better in the second half? >> there are companies like square, one company is losing one company is winning. you have to figure out the areas that are working and go after them. home builders were up and this with a cool off. >> last week there were too expensive and now they are cheaper. will i buy today? no. >> long term you are okay
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but short-term you are not. >> here is a live look outside at san jose weekend of to mostly sunny skies. >> temperatures are in the 30's and 40's. they are a little bit warmer. here is a look at your numbers san francisco is at 45 degrees and 43 degrees right now in hayward. 44 degrees out oakland. it was a cool start for the morning and we will still have to dress in layers. there is some improvement for the afternoon. it'll be 50 degrees for just about everyone. beyer afternoon high you will see low 60's and what we saw yesterday. the temperatures will be pretty mild. as we head into
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the evening hours by 8:00 p.m. we will keep our temperatures in the low 50's. here are your afternoon highs plenty of low 60's outside with a napa as 62 degrees upper 50's for pleasanton and livermore. oakland will be checking in at 61 degrees. if you are going to chaco you will need your chains for highway 50. it looks like tomorrow will be dry and cloudy conditions for friday. saturday has snow showers back in the forecast. >> your kron 47 day for cash shows that a weak system will bring some rain for the area. just keep that in mind that this is not going to be
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a big rainmaker. it will stick more to the north and east. low 60's for the afternoon highs will start the next work week. overall, pretty mild around the bay area. you're a lowe's will still drop below the freezing mark. i will have more detail we have our next report. >> we are monitoring a pretty good ride around the bay. >> george we are still having a problem with your mic. we will try to get back to you. >> can you hear me now? we have had no problems or incidents leading up to the incline section. the drive time is just about 16
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minutes. the san mateo bridge and highway 92 had a report of the wrong way driver at the toll plaza. that person was apprehended and there are no incidents from this perry ed 1 01 southbound traffic looks good and you concede that it is very light. tracking your drive around the bay as we look at the traffic maps, east shore freeway is of 18 minutes for the westward commute from berkeley. 680 south is just beginning to slow from concord pleasant hill and tell walnut creek still looks good. the ride through marin county is still small 41 01 southbound and the drive time is about 30 minutes. >> 653 is the time. we are just 86 days away from this
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